A La Saj and Skip The Dishes

This is the first Syrian restaurant that I’ve seen in Calgary. I love trying new things so this was right down my alley.  I love falafel and I think it’s a fair standard to judge a restaurant by. The falafal was packed with veggies; rich and flavorful. I really like pickled turnips. I tried their … Continue reading

Cedars Deli

After a day of skiing in the mountains, I was famished with nothing in the cupboard and hunger to tame. Hubby had to go to the mall so we visited the food court in Market Mall and I found Cedars Deli. I have been on a Mediterranean kick of late, with making my own pitas … Continue reading

Pita and Falafel

I’m in the mood for something healthy and vegetarian. After a visit to Calgary Shawarma, I wondered if I could make a decent falafel wrap at home. Kudos to the authors for the pita and falafel recipes. I was generous with the parsley so I ended up with green falafel! Dried and reconstituted chickpeas give … Continue reading

Jimmy’s A&A Mediterranean Deli

I don’t know why I haven’t found this place earlier.  It’s so good and the portions are huge.  Friday lunch, the three of us arrived at 12:30 We caused the lineup to go out the door. No matter.  They have lunch service down.  Food is served up as quick as they can make it. I … Continue reading